(From the publisher):
Pyotr Void, a leading St. Petersburg poet, unexpectedly finds himself in the midst of the 1919 civil war in Russia, serving as commissar to the legendary Bolshevik commander Vasily Ivanovich Chapaev and his formidable machine-gunner sidekick, Anna. But what is the secret of her machine gun? Why does Pyotr keep waking to find himself in a psychiatric hospital in Moscow in the 1990s? And where does Arnold Schwarzenegger fit into all this?
Original title: Чапаев и Пустота [Chapaev i Pustota]
Alternative titles: The Clay Machine Gun
Genre: Fiction→ General Fiction
Fiction→ Fantasy→ Literary Fantasy